Air Quality 83% open

France

What data is expected?

Data about the daily mean concentration of air pollutants, especially those potentially harmful to human health. Data should be available for all air monitoring stations or air monitoring zones in a country. The Index focusses on key pollutants as defined by the World Health Organisation. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Particulate matter (PM)
  • Sulphur oxides (SOx)
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Ozone
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
  • Available per air monitoring station/zone

How open is the data?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1

Data format

CSV, XLS

Data Location

  • http://www.stats.environnement.developpement-durable.go - Regional and departmental environment database
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once No Reviewer: One may select several variables and download
    Up-to-date Yes Global data is updated 4 times a year only. Reviewer: This may be considered as up to date data.
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format CSV, XLS
    findable 1
    findable_steps Searched for "pollution" on data.gouv.fr but only found individual datasets from some and not all regions, then looked on the Ministry of Environement
    licence_url http://www.stats.environnement.developpement-durable.go
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 1 Data is only accessible through a web form piece by piece. Automating a collect and assemble of all files is quite complex
    collector_name Ministry of Environment
    characteristics Particulate matter (PM), Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Ozone, Volatile organic compounds (VOCs), Available per air monitoring station/zone
    location http://www.stats.environnement.developpement-durable.go - Regional and departmental environment database

    Reviewer comments

    Accepted, with a change on update periodicity considered as up to date.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Ricardo Alanís
    Submitters   Open Knowledge
    Last modified   Wed Dec 28 2016 00:42:14 GMT+0000 (UTC)